Wells Baptist Church

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Wells Baptist Church
Wells Baptist Church is located in New York
Wells Baptist Church
Wells Baptist Church is located in the US
Wells Baptist Church
Location Main St., Wells, New York
Coordinates 43°24′2″N 74°17′16″W / 43.40056°N 74.28778°W / 43.40056; -74.28778Coordinates: 43°24′2″N 74°17′16″W / 43.40056°N 74.28778°W / 43.40056; -74.28778
Area less than one acre
Built 1845
Architectural style Greek Revival
NRHP Reference # 88001440[1]
Added to NRHP September 01, 1988

Wells Baptist Church is a historic Baptist church on Main Street in Wells, Hamilton County, New York. It was built in 1845 and is a single-story, three-by-four-bay, post and beam frame building measuring approximately 36 by 41 feet (11 by 12 m). It sits on an uncoursed mortared rubble foundation and has a gable roof. The main facade features a tympanum surmounted by a louvered bell tower topped by a pyramidal roof.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1988.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ John Bonafide (June 1988). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Wells Baptist Church". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-02-20.  See also: "Accompanying four photos".